The Latest News from UW-Superior

November 11, 2020

Meet two of our veteran students

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November 9, 2020

The testing site is open to Minnesota and Wisconsin residents 5 years of age or older, as well as UW-Superior students and employees.

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October 7, 2020

Exhibition begins October 9 and runs through November 20

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October 6, 2020

J’Vaun Walker, basketball recruit and stand-out scholar, chose UW-Superior for the family feeling

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September 29, 2020

Application materials due to the UW-Superior Financial Aid Office by November 9, 2020

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September 23, 2020

Improvements include a dock and motorized boat launch pad, vault restroom facility and improved parking spaces

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September 15, 2020

Andy Donahue received the SBA’s 2020 Wisconsin Small Business Development Center Excellence and Innovation Center Award

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September 11, 2020

Phillip Eriksen served in His Majesty The King’s Guard in Norway prior to coming to UW-Superior

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September 8, 2020

UW-Superior's Lake Superior Research Institute will lead, manage the implementation of the projects described in the Great Lakes Ballast Water Research and Development Plan

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September 2, 2020

Superior High School graduates Madi and Sami Shovein discover a UWS they never knew existed

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August 31, 2020

UW-Superior starts its fall semester for the 125th time with many firsts due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic

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August 11, 2020

The federally-funded TRIO programs include Upward Bound, McNair Scholars and Student Support Services

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July 21, 2020

Group has been awarded a grant by the Freshwater Collaborative of Wisconsin to study microplastics in the St. Louis River Estuary and western Lake Superior

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July 9, 2020

UW-Superior is committed to holding on-campus classes as is feasible and to remain welcoming and supportive of international students

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July 8, 2020

Lake Superior Day was started in the early 1990s to highlight the importance of this great water body

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June 18, 2020

Meyer guided UW-Superior during an era of substantial growth from 1964 to 1987

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June 15, 2020

Faculty members Praopan Pratoomchat and Nicholle Schuelke have been selected for the Wisconsin Teaching Fellows & Scholars Program

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June 2, 2020

Statement from Senior Diversity Officer/Director of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Kat Werchouski and Chancellor Renée Wachter

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May 28, 2020

Superior Day of Giving is Tuesday, June 2

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May 27, 2020

Individuals completing the NOvid-19 Virtual 50K Challenge will earn a UW-Superior Campus Recreation water bottle

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May 18, 2020

SBE Event Planning Committee makes presentation to celebrate students who received awards

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May 12, 2020

UW-Superior grad pursues Ph.D. in public policy with full-ride scholarship to the University of Massachusetts

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May 8, 2020

Esport league at UW-Superior takes intramural sports online

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May 8, 2020

Suspension of the policy will be in place for the 2020-21 and 2021-22 school years

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April 22, 2020

UWS is one of five UW System campuses phasing out coal in 2020

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April 20, 2020

UWS Pruitt Center transitions mindfulness and well-being resources for students, employees and community online during pandemic

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April 8, 2020

Haruka Hamanaka, a senior international student, reflects on her experiences amidst COVID-19

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March 25, 2020

UWS transitions to new ‘virtual’ reality amidst COVID-19 pandemic

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March 23, 2020

Free consulting also available to help owners cope with challenges caused by COVID-19 pandemic

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March 23, 2020

Register to vote electronically by March 30 for the spring election and presidential preference primary on April 7

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March 17, 2020

Sarah Tapper transferred to UW-Superior to pursue her dream of becoming an art therapist

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March 4, 2020

WiSys-sponsored event attracts largest number of participants to date at UW-Superior

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February 17, 2020

The area’s top regional job and internship fair is open to students, alumni and community members

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February 12, 2020

The Lake Superior National Estuarine Research Reserve is holding its annual St. Louis River Summit March 3-4 at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center

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February 5, 2020

The first use of the funding will allow students and staff to join elected officials and community leaders at Superior Days

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January 8, 2020

Workshops are part of the Urban Honey Bee Project and are taught by Edward Burkett, UW-Superior biology professor and apiary manager

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January 2, 2020

A pilot program with Second Harvest Northern Lakes Food Bank is placing UWS at the forefront of colleges addressing food insecurity among students.

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December 12, 2019

LSRI hopes to recreate the rich and successful L.L. Smith Jr. (LL Smith) on-the-water programs it conducted from 1978 to 2012

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November 7, 2019

Monica Bailey and her two daughters are navigating college the same way they’ve done life – together.

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November 4, 2019

Being a United Nations Academic Impact member brings numerous opportunities to UW-Superior's students and campus

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October 30, 2019

This year’s event will include more than 30 students from three area high schools

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October 28, 2019

Everyone is welcome to join us for delicious food, great music and dancing, and a fabulous silent auction.

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October 15, 2019

At UW-Superior, Britt Brown found a supportive community that honored her Native American heritage, as well as her future goals.

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October 10, 2019

Rina Yamamoto found the support she needed to succeed at UWS — no stepping stone needed.

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October 7, 2019

The harpsichord will be debuted in a concert Thursday, Oct. 10th at 6 p.m. at Cathedral of Christ the King.

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October 2, 2019

Receive free and professional on-site assistance completing the FAFSA

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September 23, 2019

The day will conclude with a public concert at 7 p.m. in Thorpe Langley Auditorium.

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September 20, 2019

The Swenson Scholars Dinner is an annual event held to honor the Swenson Scholars and the Swenson family.

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September 16, 2019

Adversity and perseverance led Sydney Landgraf to UWS

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September 12, 2019

Five premier bands playing the music of the Beatles, Led Zeppelin, AC/DC, KISS, and Tom Petty.

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September 5, 2019

From open heart surgery to her first day of college, Rachael Jackman has come a long way

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September 4, 2019

Classes began Wednesday, Sept. 4

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August 12, 2019

Emergency fund helped Melanie Smith get through a difficult time and continue her education

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August 1, 2019

Sonia Fields’ designs are featured at local boutique.

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July 12, 2019

Lorena Rios Mendoza worked alongside middle and high school teachers to share field and lab research techniques that they can take back to their classrooms.

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July 2, 2019

A long-term collaboration between the University of Wisconsin-Superior and Michigan Technological University has yielded a unique summer program to introduce high school students to careers in the rail and intermodal industry.

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June 18, 2019

Nature activities, crafts, games, snacks and stories are led by professional education staff and are provided free of charge

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May 16, 2019

Kahley Kallberg’s criminal justice studies major inspired her to take action on behalf of community members in need

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May 15, 2019

UW-Superior soccer player, Mohammed Keita, has worked hard on and off the field and is now reaping the rewards.

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May 7, 2019

Angelica Remache is travelling the world as an intern for the President of the United Nations General Assembly

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May 1, 2019

Eliot Sweere was one of only five college students to be nationally selected to attend the conference

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April 26, 2019

Students from Superior Cathedral School's 4K class came to participate in an Early Childhood Methods class.

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April 10, 2019

Chancellor Wachter pledges UWS's continued commitment to preventing sexual harassment and fostering a climate of respect.

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February 21, 2019

Leftover food at UW-Superior is turned into dog treats to benefit the Humane Society of Douglas County

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February 19, 2019

The community is welcome to attend the family friendly event

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February 18, 2019

The evening will include pictures, games, music and an assortment of classic books from Dr. Seuss

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February 12, 2019

Employers will be available to meet, network and recruit for internships, seasonal work, part time, full time and volunteer positions

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February 7, 2019

Music, food and fun will highlight this event which brings the campus and community together

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February 6, 2019

Applications close end of the calendar day on March 1

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February 6, 2019

The sensitive new play by Lauren Gunderson explores two young people’s perceptions of the world and how they approach life

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February 1, 2019

Mark Calkins and Cynthia Lawrence lead a voice master class, observed teaching, and shared professional advice with students

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January 29, 2019

UW-Superior received high marks for its academics policies and compliance, admissions and orientation and culture and commitment

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January 22, 2019

Sydney Mastey’s heart for advocacy and community service made her a perfect fit for the Newman Civic Fellowship.

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January 21, 2019

Both universities are long-time members of the American Mock Trial Association

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January 17, 2019

Pamela Adie’s (’06) work as an LGBTQ+ activist earned her an invitation to the Obama Foundation Leaders: Africa Program and a place on Nigeria’s 100 Most Inspiring Women list

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December 20, 2018

Allison Willingham, assistant professor of legal studies and criminal justice, knew she faced significant challenges teaching students about the realities of working in corrections

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December 19, 2018

Winter Rovers and other nature play programs support life-long science learning

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December 18, 2018

On the first day of class Allison Willingham polled her students to see what they felt caused criminal, delinquent, or deviant behaviors

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December 8, 2018

Criminal justice 207 Police & Society class learns duties and responsibilities of working with a K-9

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December 4, 2018

Scholarship was created by UWS faculty, staff and community members to provide funding support for students who demonstrate financial need.

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December 2, 2018

Over 150 mockers from around the Upper Midwest region gathered to compete in Swenson Hall for the honors

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December 2, 2018

Over 150 collegiate mock trialers from Wisconsin, Iowa, Illinois and Minnesota gathered for the annual Superior Durst Mock Trial Invitational.

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December 2, 2018

UW-Superior Mock Trial team continues eight-year tradition of hosting Superior High School during Superior Durst Mock Trial Invitational

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November 21, 2018

Lorena Rios Mendoza was recognized for her promotion of social justice and for helping UW-Superior achieve its goals for diversity, equity and inclusion.

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November 20, 2018

Holmes competed against an Upper Midwest field and prevailed as one of the outstanding witness performers

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November 19, 2018

Yellowjacket Athletics has announced it is schedule for the third annual Week of Giving, which will take place December 1 - 10

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November 7, 2018

Love for country and service has led Brady Durnan (’20 Legal Studies major) to pursue a military career.

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November 7, 2018

UW-Superior received high marks for its academics policies and compliance, admissions and orientation and culture and commitment

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November 6, 2018

With 21 years of service, Chief Nicholas Sawyer is the officer in charge of Coast Guard Station Bayfield, Wis.

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November 5, 2018

Twelve students travelled to the University of Minnesota Law School to hear Chief Justice Roberts speak as part of the bi-annual Stein Lecture

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November 4, 2018

The team earned a 4-4- record against some of the strongest competition in the Upper Midwest

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November 3, 2018

Each year, Twin Ports students have the chance to research a topic related to the local economy

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November 2, 2018

“Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike” follows aging siblings who share a home where they bicker and complain

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November 2, 2018

UW-Superior's Pre-Law Society hosted a campus gathering to watch the live stream of the City of Duluth-Midway Annexation lawsuit

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November 1, 2018

Robbye Johnson, UWS Greenhouse Manager, retires after 42 years of employment at UWS.

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October 31, 2018

The MidBrain Conference is an eye-opening event for students interested in neuroscience

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October 29, 2018

Undergraduate student researchers can cite the 2018 WEA Conference Abstract Proceedings as future reference

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October 26, 2018

The University of Wisconsin-Superior will forever remember Jim Swenson with deep gratitude for the lasting legacy he left behind.

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October 18, 2018

Twenty-one students who participated in the Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship presented an impressive array of original research through poster and oral presentations.

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October 15, 2018

Legal Studies & Criminal Justice faculty and staff will lead a discussion regarding the Ford/Kavanaugh hearings at noon Wednesday, Oct. 24, in Swenson Hall Room 1012

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October 14, 2018

Twenty-six teams competed on this year’s American Mock Trial Association civil case

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October 10, 2018

Local, state and federal law enforcement/rescue agencies from the region participated in the event

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October 10, 2018

Judge George Glonek provided an overview of his duties and responsibilities as one of two Superior Court Judges in Douglas County

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October 1, 2018

The group provides student leadership for the organization and works with the coaches for academic, competitive and forensic success

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October 1, 2018

The Mock Trial team will travel to the first Upper Midwest invitational at the University of Minnesota UMNUMB tournament October 12-14

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October 1, 2018

The legal studies and criminal justice program teaches more than 85 majors in law and justice related topics

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September 28, 2018

The Alumni Association, with a history of more than 100 years, fosters lifelong pride and loyalty among alumni, students and friends of UW-Superior

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September 27, 2018

A curve in the road brought first-year student Joe Newago to UW-Superior

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September 26, 2018

The intermodal network is one of the fastest growing industries with continuous expansion over that past 30 years

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September 21, 2018

Stilling finished in the top third overall out of 787 participants, good for 243rd place, overall

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September 11, 2018

Also ranked fifth among Best Colleges for Veterans and 35 among Best Value Schools and Regional Colleges Midwest rankings

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August 16, 2018

The Pruitt Center will become a gathering hub, serving to provide mindfulness and well-being

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August 9, 2018

WSTS provides the opportunity for critical networking and formation of partnerships to encourage interdisciplinary research

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August 6, 2018

91.3 KUWS represents a powerful resource for students and the community

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July 31, 2018

Teachers are participating in the Rivers2Lake Summer Institute from July 31-August 3

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July 18, 2018

Enjoy American-inspired music from the past 125 years

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July 17, 2018

A mentor may offer the support needed to reduce barriers to outdoor and environmental learning

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July 16, 2018

For students in the English as a Second Language International (ESLI) program, summer is anything but a break from studies

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July 10, 2018

A $55,626 grant from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources' Groundwater Coordinating Council makes the project possible.

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June 26, 2018

Focused on celebrating and appreciating the greatest Great Lake, the event included free family fun with live music, kids’ activities and much more

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June 6, 2018

Mara Duke’s undergraduate experience at UW-Superior opened a world of opportunity

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May 31, 2018

The study documented five species of non-indigenous zooplankton not yet established in western Lake Superior in laker ballast water discharged there

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May 21, 2018

Philip Benkert received a Bachelor of Science Degree from UW-Superior at the age of 72 at spring commencement.

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May 15, 2018

The entrance to UW-Superior from Catlin Avenue to Belknap Street is currently open

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May 14, 2018

Education and communication are the keys to engaging the public about plastic pollution and promoting positive change in habitual usage

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May 9, 2018

Accomplishments include the development of several community-scale environmental programs in Duluth

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May 3, 2018

The goal of Dr. Serguei Bezroukov’s project is to help schools adopt new technology

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April 30, 2018

Fellow status is the highest honor an MPA member can earn, requiring evidence of significant contributions to the discipline of psychology and/or service to MPA

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April 19, 2018

The journey for UW-Superior student Amy Lemanager’s success has been a path with many twists.

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April 19, 2018

Previously, Dr. Smith served at Saint Martin’s University in Washington

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April 11, 2018

Jordan Wetterlind overcame homelessness to find his way to UW-Superior

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April 9, 2018

A riotous ride complete with audience participation, it has charmed audiences across the country

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April 4, 2018

More than 200 students from 16 high schools participated in the 44th annual High School Math Meet

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April 3, 2018

Katie Stipetich will be recognized for her excellence as an early career educator and Sally Pernu will be recognized for her outstanding work with pre-service teachers

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April 2, 2018

A process beginning this summer, led by Wisconsin Sea Grant’s Julia Noordyk, will review and update city codes and ordinances to reduce stormwater pollution

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March 29, 2018

Fund includes a project at UW-Superior to mentor teachers to integrate Great Lakes literacy into their curriculum

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March 29, 2018

Team of students and staff from UW-Superior took part in 23rd Veteran's Nearly Naked Ruck March in Duluth

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March 26, 2018

Libbon will be a member of UW-Superior’s Office of Marketing and Communications.

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March 13, 2018

This conference will focus on innovative evidence-based approaches to reducing the effects of obesity

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March 12, 2018

Sydney Mastey is one of 268 students who will make up the organization’s cohort of Newman Civic Fellows

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March 2, 2018

The theme for this year is ‘Reflecting on the Blue Mind and a Blue Economy'

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February 26, 2018

Katrina “Kat” Werchouski is a member of UW-Superior's Office of Multicultural Affairs

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February 23, 2018

Jeff Kirschling to ski in his first Birkie on Saturday

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February 15, 2018

This is the area’s top free regional job and internship fair for students, alumni and community members

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February 5, 2018

Governor Scott Walker announced $250,000 in grants to be presented to 11 non-profit organizations

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January 22, 2018

The Veterans and Nontraditional Student Center assists students throughout their academic journey

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